The Correct spelling is: allege

Common misspellings of the word allege are:

How do you spell allege?. It is not aledge or alege or alelge or alledge or allee or alleeg or alleg or allge or allgee or lalege or even llege for that matter!

  • tr.v., -leged, -leg·ing, -leg·es.
    1. To assert to be true; affirm: alleging his innocence of the charge.
    2. To assert without or before proof: The indictment alleges that the commissioner took bribes.
    3. To state (a plea or excuse, for example) in support or denial of a claim or accusation: The defendant alleges temporary insanity.
    4. Archaic. To bring forward as an authority.

    [Middle English alleggen, from Old French alegier, to vindicate, justify (influenced by aleguer, to give a reason), from esligier, to pay a fine, justify oneself, from Late Latin *exlītigāre, to clear at law : Latin ex-, out; see ex– + Latin lītigāre, to sue; see litigate.]

    allegeable al·lege'a·ble adj.
    alleger al·leg'er n.

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